The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 133 127 164
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.30% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.39% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £38,500 £69,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.40% +38.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,888 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +31.25%
Operations Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1834 1523 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.54% 75.51% 76.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1219 1776
Average salary £47,750 £42,900 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -9.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Hertfordshire region.

Operations Management Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Operations Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 3 £38,500 -
Rickmansworth +4 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Operations Management
East of England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management.

1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) C
3 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 7 (33.33%) Solaris
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) AWK
5 5 (23.81%) VBA
5 5 (23.81%) UNIX
5 5 (23.81%) Middleware
5 5 (23.81%) Korn
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Product Management
5 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) Sun
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 3 (14.29%) SLA
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) J2EE

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Head of IT
1 7 (33.33%) Head of Operations
1 7 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Data Manager
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Fraud Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Fraud Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Celerra
2 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Product Management
3 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) BCP
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C
1 7 (33.33%) Perl
1 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (28.57%) AWK
3 5 (23.81%) Korn
3 5 (23.81%) VBA
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.76%) C-shell
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (4.76%) SRDF
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Sun
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) BEA
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) StorageTek
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Brocade
5 1 (4.76%) VocaLink
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) HP